Gloria Aguirre

Clinical Research Coordinator
Neurology

To help increase diversity in the MAC research programs, Gloria coordinates and assesses Latino participants who join MAC research studies. She also participates in bilngual community outreach and educational events.

Gloria relocated from Miami, Florida to join the UCSF Memory and Aging Center in 2019. She previously worked with research labs studying the effects of stimulant medication on growth and development as well as the relationship between the gut microbiome and brain function. Gloria’s passion for healthy aging and community engagement came about while she worked with a long-term care program serving aged and disabled adults in South Florida.